Russel Matthews

Senior Portfolio Manager, Emerging Markets at BlueBay Asset Management

Russel is the lead portfolio manager for BlueBay’s global macro strategy and the EM sovereign blend strategy. He joined BlueBay in September 2010 as a Portfolio Manager responsible for the firm’s European government and aggregate bond portfolios. Prior to BlueBay, Russel worked at Invesco Asset Management from 2000 to 2010, where he was responsible for managing multi-currency global fixed income portfolios for retail and institutional clients. He was also Co-Head of Global Alpha (ex US). Prior to joining Invesco, Russel worked at Citigroup Asset Management. Russel earned a Post Graduate Diploma in Management from the University of Cape Town in 1996 and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and Journalism from Rhodes University in 1995.


  • Senior Portfolio Manager, Emerging Markets

    Current role